Press Release: Nasdaq-listed SiRF Technology Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of location technologies for devices such as mobile phones, announced that it has acquired Bangalore-based Impulsesoft, an expert in Bluetooth stereo solutions and embedded software, in a cash transaction. The deal is said to be worth $15 million.
Founded in 1999, Impulsesoft is recognized as an innovator in Bluetooth stereo solutions worldwide and is an associate member of the Bluetooth Special Interest Group. Its software powers a range of mobile phone and consumer products including naviPlay, the first Bluetooth stereo adapter and remote control designed specifically for the iPod. The company’s software is optimized for a range of peripherals and OEM mobile platforms including headphones, headsets and adapters, remote controls for portable music players, and mobile phone solutions.